John B. Swisher Annual Leadership Award (by JBS United, Inc) is an honor presented to an individual who exemplifies extraordinary leadership qualities and who has made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the swine industry.
Each year, JBS United presents an award to an individual who exemplifies and demonstrates excellence in leadership within the swine industry. The award recognizes the outstanding leadership of individuals in all swine related fields.
This award is presented annually at the World Pork Expo. Previous nominees may be re-nominated, with updated nominations.
Criteria and Evaluation
The JBS United Awards Committee will use the following criteria to evaluate nominees.
- Significant contribution to swine industry
- Individual’s demonstration of leadership
- Obstacles or real-life examples of leadership in action